BRONXVILLE, N.Y. (PRWEB) November 04, 2011
Presenting her life story in her autobiography, Eva Differ delivers Virtually a Lifetime: A Accurate Story (published by iUniverse), an amazing journey that begins in Hungary around the time of Globe War II.
Born and raised in Budapest, Hungary, Vary was a 1st-hand witness to the Nazi occupation of the country in the course of WWII and the Russian occupation after the war. She was educated under Stalin?s rule, becoming a chemical engineer and marrying Jeno, a fellow engineer.
In 1956 Hungary revolted against Russian manage, and Differ joined the freedom fighters. When the revolution was quelled and the Russians remained in power, Differ was forced to escape to the west and leave her husband behind. With her mother and daughter, she fled to the U.S., beginning a new life in California where she went back to graduate school and with her advanced degree took a job working for an international chemical firm.
Differ worked as a investigation scientist, later as manager, climbing the corporate ladder as a female pioneer in leadership positions. Regardless of working against the odds and becoming one of the rare female managers, she continued to raise her daughter on her own. Now a grandmother, Differ looks back fondly on her specialist and personal successes in Practically a Lifetime.
About the Author
Eva Differ grew up in Budapest, Hungary, during World War II and the Russian occupation. She escaped her war torn homeland following the 1956 revolution, immigrating to the U.S. where she discovered a job as a factory worker, but later with a graduate degree, she advanced to director of a major chemical firm. Although paving the way for other female managers ? one thing which was uncommon in her time ? Vary also raised a daughter as a single parent.
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